Is it okay to have a lot of pain after a breast biopsy?

Breast biopsy. The site should not be very painful. Call your doctor to be seen.
It's not dangerous. Everyone has different levels of pain after a breast biopsy. If you aren't taking any pain medication, it is okay to do so in the short run. As long as there isn't marked swelling in the breast, this probably is within the range of normal and should subside with time. Consult your breast surgeon.

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I had a breast biopsy last year in November. My left breast has swollen a lot to a size d. I don't know what to do. I'm holding off for surgery?

Difficult to answer. with specificity without more details. What kind of breast biopsy(i.e. needle biopsy vs. surgical), what was the biopsy performed for, and what were the results? In any case, if you are experiencing a new symptom or physical finding, see your doctor for an evaluation. Read more...

Had stereo breast biopsy on oct 28. Nicked artery and I bled a lot. Used thrombin to stop bleeding. Formed hematoma that started oozing yesterday. Ok?

Probably okay. If you see severe swelling or see active bleeding seek medical help. A slight bit of oozing is not that abnormal given what happened. If the area gets red or warm seek help as these could be signs of infection. Read more...
Call doctor. It is best to be seen by the doctor who performed the biopsy. If it was done by a radiologist, i recommend getting a referral for a breast surgeon who can follow you and make sure the hematoma does not become a problem. Read more...